Jefferies & Company
3.2 of 5 85 reviews
www.jefferies.com New York, NY 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Investment Banking Vice President (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Jefferies & Company

Prosstrong growth opportunities, solid leadership, good opportunity to advance in career, good balance sheet, small company feel, good place to wrok

Consthe company is growing very fast and there is sometimes not enough support on the back end. lots of work.

Advice to Senior Managementkeep focused on the goal of gaining market share in this strong market opportunity. keep the company appropriately staffed for growth.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Room for improvement.

Trading Vice President (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Jefferies & Company


Pros: Jefferies is well positioned for a revovery in the financial services marketplace. Jefferies minimizes its exposure to risky business lines and proprietary trading, and… Cons: Favoratism runs rampant at Jefferies. Hiring and promotions are based on who you know, not what you know. Many times, mid-level management… Advice to Senior Management: Senior management needs to implement 180/360 degree feedback. This way, management will realize which… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Jefferies Group, no babysitting.

Research Associate (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I worked at Jefferies & Company


Pros: The culture breeds success through competition, provided the markets are cooperating of course. There is no stifling bureaucracy or 25 layers of middle management. The… Cons: You will not enjoy the "perks" of a typical corporate job, no gyms, very little training. If you are someone who… Advice to Senior Management: Set up systems allow your employees to move around within the firm. I felt it was easier to look outside the company for a new… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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